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Department of Organizational Psychology Taster Event

Venue: Online

At the Taster Event you will hear about our programmes, meet the staff who will be teaching, talk to some of our alumni and get the chance to participate in discussions with potential fellow students.

Due to Covid-19 this event will take placed in a blended online format with a combination of pre-recorded sessions and live a virtual session

The links and pre-event information will be emailed to you in the week before the event. Please keep an eye out for this email and check that you are able to access the links before the event. 

Registration for this event will close on 2 July.


Provisional  - Taster Day Programme

Pre-recorded sessions (these will be emailed to you prior to the event)

Welcome and Department Overview:  Professor Almuth McDowall

Overview of the Programme:

MSc Organizational Psychology
MSc Human Resource Development & Consultancy / Human Resource Management
MSc Management Consultancy and Organizational Change
MRes/ Professional Doctorate in Evidence Based Human Resource Management

 On the day* 
Please join the first session link 10-15 minutes early for an informal chat and to test technology so you are ready for the event to start.

14.00    Meet your Programme Director and Seminar Preview:

  • MSc Organizational Psychology (Dr Kevin Teoh / Dr Yi-Ling Lai)
  • MSc Human Resource Development & Consultancy / Human Resource Management (Dr Vanessa Iwowo / Dr Uracha Chatrakul Na Ayudhya)
  • MSc Management Consultancy and Organizational Change (Dr David Gamblin)
  • MRes/Professional Doctorate in Evidence Based Human Resource Management (Professor Almuth McDowall)

15:30    Past and current student panel Q&A

16:30    Round-up, final questions

 *Timetable subject to minor amendments and will be confirmed when the pre-session materials are released.


Event Disclaimer

The Department cancels Taster Days only when absolutely necessary, but reserves the right to do so, as well as to reschedule the Taster Day. Please note the Birkbeck will not be held liable for any travel, accommodation or other costs should the Taster Day be cancelled or rescheduled.  The Taster Day may be cancelled up to 5 working days prior to the published delivery date.  In the event of a cancellation we will contact delegates using the email provided so it is therefore essential that you register in advance. 

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